Alstom pursues Eurostar challenge

December 2010
Railway Gazette International;Dec2010, Vol. 166 Issue 12, p26
Trade Publication
The article reports on a case filed by Alstom for a injunction preventing Eurostar International from signing a contract with Siemens until the Intergovernmental Commission approved a rule change permitting the use of distributed traction through the Channel Tunnel.


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